WORCESTER, Mass. -- He's only 4-years-old, but a Massachusetts boy has already been drafted to a college baseball team.
Ari Schultz was drafted to Assumption College's baseball team in Worcester Wednesday.
Ari has congestive heart failure.
He's had three open-heart surgeries, two before he was even born.
His parents say his zest for life and a love of baseball keeps him smiling.
One reporter told Ari, "You've got quite the arm. Who taught you how to do that?"
"No one. I just teach myself how to throw it that far," Ari said.
His parents hope he'll see a real draft someday.
Sick 4-year-old Massachusetts boy drafted to college baseball team